Austrians and Chinese interested in buying Roman well (VIDEO and PHOTO)


The municipality of Ravne na Koroškem is by 25. February extended the deadline for the submission of tenders for the purchase of the Roman springs complex in Kotlje. The tender commission decided to do so because of the “increased interest in viewing real estate”, according to the mayor, dr. Tomaž Born is now interested in even investors from faraway China and an established company of smaller medical centers in neighboring Austria .

VIDEO: Statement by the Mayor of the Municipality of Ravne na Koroškem Tomaž Born on the Roman Spring

This is the fifth tender by the municipality of Ravne in the last ten years. This time she set a starting price of 300 in the tender. 000 Euros excluding tax. In the previous tender, published in the beginning of last October, such amount was also prepared to pay for the Rimski vrelec complex in Kotlje by tenderers who submitted two tenders which, out of the four tenders, met the formal tender conditions.

The Roman well in Kotlje covers 17. 000 square meters of land with hotel and ancillary facilities, green spaces, parking and a well with healing mineral water. The complex, which is located in an attractive location at the foot of Uršlja gora, has been decaying for a long time, the catering part of the complex has been closed since the year 2002. The municipality wants to sell the complex to someone who, in addition to the water bottler, would also set up and develop and, in particular, tourist activity in the area. The tender did not disclose in more detail which bid scored the most points. The municipality closed the procedure with no choice, as some legal ambiguities arose and lawsuits were announced.

This tender has further elaborated the tender and criteria for evaluating applications remains the same as in the previous call, only slightly changed by the county. According to the criteria, the Special Commission will evaluate the planned investments, the contents offered, the number of jobs created and the timeframe for the implementation of the investments and putting into operation. As in the previous call, the highest amount 50 of the total of 100 possible points is the amount of the purchase price offered.

A new bid opening date is set for 27. February.

Source: STA